Integrating Art and Language Arts Through Children's Literature

Integrating Art and Language Arts Through Children's Literature

by Debi Englebaugh
     
 

Connecting art and language arts, this guide offers creative lessons for more than 140 favorite children's books, most of which have been published within the last 10 years. The lessons help teachers inspire young students to create art projects related to a book's story. In the first part of the book, the author explains more than 50 art techniques that can be

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Connecting art and language arts, this guide offers creative lessons for more than 140 favorite children's books, most of which have been published within the last 10 years. The lessons help teachers inspire young students to create art projects related to a book's story. In the first part of the book, the author explains more than 50 art techniques that can be used with almost any book, including batik, collage, decoupage, paste paper, and sponge painting. The second part of the book provides teachers with a wealth of illustrated lessons. Each lesson includes the book's title, the art project, a brief description of the story as it relates to the art project, supplies, instructions, bibliographic information, and a list of relevant Web sites.

Children's Books include:

• Araminta's Paint Box

• Arthur's Pet Business

• Birdsong

• Charlotte's Web

• Dear Peter Rabbit

• Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

• Milo and the Magical Stones

• Rechenka's Eggs

• Where the Sidewalk Ends

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781563089589
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/28/2003
Series:
Through Children's Literature
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
1,432,025
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.47(d)
Age Range:
5 - 10 Years

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